With the Middle Tennessee area being a high radon belt and high pockets of radon in areas of Nashville especially in the Green Hills and Fair Grounds area and along the Concord Road area in Brentwood, TN, it is suggested that one include a radon test as part of the home inspection process. While radon is not limited to these areas, it has been my experience that these areas typically will test high especially in older properties that do have not incorporated a passive radon system.
For the most part, radon is poo-poohed by many as an unnecessary expense, because there are many myths about the health risks of radon. Below are two videos for you to test your knowledge surrounding the 8 myths about radon.
January is National radon awareness month.
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